List of 67 best universities in Vietnam

We ranked 67 best universities in Vietnam based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 399K citations received by 33.5K publications made by 67 universities in Vietnam, measured the popularity of 19 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

#1 in Vietnam
#528 in Asia
#1843 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1906
#2 in Vietnam
#550 in Asia
#1890 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
28,000
Founded
1956
#3 in Vietnam
#600 in Asia
#2041 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1957
#5 in Vietnam
#773 in Asia
#2555 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1995
#6 in Vietnam
#917 in Asia
#2926 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1976
#7 in Vietnam
#940 in Asia
#2980 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1902
#8 in Vietnam
#961 in Asia
#3032 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1956
#9 in Vietnam
#988 in Asia
#3100 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1951
#10 in Vietnam
#1067 in Asia
#3304 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1941
#11 in Vietnam
#1123 in Asia
#3457 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1966
#12 in Vietnam
#1131 in Asia
#3476 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1994
#13 in Vietnam
#1206 in Asia
#3660 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959
#14 in Vietnam
#1411 in Asia
#4125 in the World
Enrollment
15,660
Founded
1959
#15 in Vietnam
#1441 in Asia
#4195 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1955
#16 in Vietnam
#1442 in Asia
#4198 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1956
#17 in Vietnam
#1453 in Asia
#4233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1957
#18 in Vietnam
#1455 in Asia
#4239 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966
#19 in Vietnam
#1483 in Asia
#4309 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
1957
#20 in Vietnam
#1530 in Asia
#4409 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1959
#21 in Vietnam
#1539 in Asia
#4429 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
25,000
Founded
1960
#22 in Vietnam
#1771 in Asia
#4960 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1956
#23 in Vietnam
#1827 in Asia
#5093 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1993
#24 in Vietnam
#1845 in Asia
#5127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
30,000
Founded
1999
#25 in Vietnam
#1884 in Asia
#5209 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1959
#27 in Vietnam
#1958 in Asia
#5363 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1979
#28 in Vietnam
#2010 in Asia
#5498 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2007
#29 in Vietnam
#2088 in Asia
#5686 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1961
#30 in Vietnam
#2155 in Asia
#5829 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
2006
#31 in Vietnam
#2393 in Asia
#6387 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1988
#32 in Vietnam
#2436 in Asia
#6471 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1995
#33 in Vietnam
#2450 in Asia
#6504 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
2003
#34 in Vietnam
#2513 in Asia
#6627 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1997
#35 in Vietnam
#3089 in Asia
#7856 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1994
#37 in Vietnam
#3174 in Asia
#8084 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1957
#38 in Vietnam
#3185 in Asia
#8107 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1994
#39 in Vietnam
#3233 in Asia
#8254 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1979
#40 in Vietnam
#3236 in Asia
#8268 in the World
Founded
2013
#41 in Vietnam
#3274 in Asia
#8354 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1995
#43 in Vietnam
#3372 in Asia
#8631 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1996
#45 in Vietnam
#3383 in Asia
#8660 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Founded
2006
#46 in Vietnam
#3431 in Asia
#8790 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1962
#47 in Vietnam
#3492 in Asia
#8930 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1968
#49 in Vietnam
#3526 in Asia
#8998 in the World
Enrollment
29,310
Founded
1960
#50 in Vietnam
#3563 in Asia
#9075 in the World
Enrollment
4,078
Founded
1902
#51 in Vietnam
#3649 in Asia
#9248 in the World
Founded
2006
#52 in Vietnam
#3700 in Asia
#9352 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1994
#53 in Vietnam
#3765 in Asia
#9518 in the World
Founded
2006
#54 in Vietnam
#3769 in Asia
#9525 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1959
#56 in Vietnam
#3772 in Asia
#9528 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1997
#57 in Vietnam
#3842 in Asia
#9689 in the World
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1997
#58 in Vietnam
#3874 in Asia
#9779 in the World
Founded
2003
#59 in Vietnam
#3927 in Asia
#9876 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1960
#60 in Vietnam
#4038 in Asia
#10121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2011
#61 in Vietnam
#4056 in Asia
#10142 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1977
#62 in Vietnam
#4111 in Asia
#10239 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2001
#64 in Vietnam
#4500 in Asia
#11065 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1965
#65 in Vietnam
#4530 in Asia
#11123 in the World
Founded
2007
#66 in Vietnam
#4755 in Asia
#11595 in the World
Founded
1994
#67 in Vietnam
#5492 in Asia
#13310 in the World
Founded
2011

The best cities to study in Vietnam based on the number of universities and their ranks are Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho, and Da Nang.

Average cost of living for students in Vietnam is $326 + $42-299 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).